Green painter's tape? - Chicagoland Sportbikes
Chicagoland Sportbikes
 
Track Talk This forum is all about discussing riding and setup tips for different types of racetracks. As well as discussion about the local racing scene.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-18-2006, 08:22 PM Thread Starter
Done got slower
 
chicagoavatar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Chicago
Posts: 629
Location: Chicago
Sportbike: '03 Speed Triple
Years Riding: quite a few (I'm getting old)
How you found us: guy at motorcycle shop
           
Green painter's tape?

Anyone know where I can buy a roll? Since I won't be able to get the race glass on before this weekend, I'll be taping up the lights again....figure if I'm going to tape, might as well match

Tried Home Depot and Menards...they only had the blue stuff.
chicagoavatar is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-18-2006, 08:48 PM
Retired but still working
 
Dean's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Plainfield, IL
Posts: 1,089
Location: Plainfield, IL
Sportbike: 1994 H/D Softail Custom
Years Riding: Long Enough
How you found us: search
           
Send a message via Yahoo to Dean
Green is most commonly used for bodywork tape-off tape. Blue is usually house painters tape. The green can be found at any auto parts store by the paint and sandpaper.

Dean

What do the internet and Channel 11 have in common? They are both a window to the world; put it out there and do not be surprised who will see it.
Dean is offline  
post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-18-2006, 08:58 PM
Super Moderator

 
Vcook's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: Winfield
Posts: 43,229
Location: Winfield
Sportbike: bikeless
Years Riding: 10
How you found us: Shit, you know I'm a clsb OG!
           
Send a message via AIM to Vcook
use the blue for taping lights.

Chris
Vcook is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-21-2006, 08:17 PM
Wild slide rule roots
 
Morrand's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: Chicago (W. Humboldt Pk.), IL
Posts: 1,735
Location: Chicago (W. Humboldt Pk.), IL
Sportbike: 2002 Suzuki TL1000R, yel/blk (Street) & '04 GSXR750 (Track)
Years Riding: 8
How you found us: Got the link through NESBA
           
I get the green tape from the True Value on Clark and Devon, in the paint section. It's just another brand of the blue tape, I think, though it might have a longer removable time or something like that. Never had a problem with it, in any case.

Morrand
NESBA #561 (I)
Jabber/Google Talk: [email protected]
Morrand is offline  
post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-21-2006, 08:49 PM
Got my new Ride......
 
selston's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2002
Location: Naperville, IL
Posts: 959
Location: Naperville, IL
Sportbike: YZ250, GSX-R750 K1, ZX-7R (RIP)
Years Riding: Since I was about 10 yrs old
How you found us: JimGoFast
           
Sears Hardware stores also carry it

- Sam
NESBA #749
selston is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Chicagoland Sportbikes forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome